Posted on :
13 May, 2019
13 May, 2019
Under the direct supervision of the Programme Policy Officer (PPO) NOB in Tamale, the technical supervision of the Strategic Outcome 2 Manager in Accra and the overall supervision of the Head of Sub Office, Tamale, the Programme Policy Officer (NOA) Food Systems will be expected to perform the following duties:
Job Title: Policy Programme Officer (Food Systems)
To design and manage programmes in the areas of sustainable food systems, food and nutrition security and smallholder farmers agriculture and market support initiatives that align with and support Government’s priorities in achieving the Zero Hunger by 2030-Agenda.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
8. Collate and organize Outputs indicators to be shared with Activity Manager (AM) for entry into Country Office Monitoring and Evaluation Tool (COMET); ensure up to date information on “Other Outputs” by consolidating information received from Partners
9. Liaise with M&E and in Consultation with Activity Manager contribute to update/actualize and guide utilization of: Beneficiary Profiling and Resources Mapping Tools
10. Support Activity Manager in consolidation and drafting of Annual Country Report (ACRs) and other corporate reports
11. Consolidate, review and share monthly activities/projects progress reports with Activity Manager.
Desired Experiences for Entry into the role:
In-depth technical knowledge on sustainable food systems, agriculture and nutrition value chain, programme co-ordination and projects implementation.
Three years of progressive experience managing programmes related to sustainable food systems, agriculture and nutrition value chains or other related fields.
Minimum Academic Qualifications
First degree in Agro Economics Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, Development studies or other related fields.
Language: Fluency in English language is essential. Knowledge of local languages spoken in northern Ghana will be an advantage.